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Fern Persons (1910–2012)

Fern Persons was born on July 27, 1910 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Fern Ball. She was an actress, known for Field of Dreams (1989), Hoosiers (1986) and Risky Business (1983). She was married to Max Persons. She died on July 22, 2012 in Littleton, Colorado, USA. See full bio »


(age 101) in Littleton, Colorado, USA
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Known For

Field of Dreams
Field of Dreams Annie's Mother
Hoosiers Opal Fleener
Risky Business
Risky Business Lab Teacher
Class Headmistress DeBreul


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 2004 Boricua
Hilde Klingenberg (as Fern Parsons)
 2001 The Secret
Great Aunt Daria
 1992 Prelude to a Kiss
Elderly Woman
 1989 Field of Dreams
Annie's Mother
 1984 Grandview, U.S.A.
 1983 Risky Business
Lab Teacher
 1983 Class
Headmistress DeBreul
 1981 On the Right Track
Flower Lady
 1981 Hudson Taylor
 1967 Man of Steel
 1950 The Golden Gloves Story
Mrs. Burke
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Was in the radio serial drama "The Barton Family" (aka "The Story Of Bud Barton"; "Those Bartons") on NBC Blue; originating out of Chicago, Illinois. See more »

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Fern Parsons

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She was nominated for a 1982 Joseph Jefferson Award for Actress in a Supporting Role for "Les Belles Souers" at the Northlight Theatre in Chicago, Illinois. See more »

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